Citation and interpretation

1

(1)    This Order may be cited as the Nuclear Safeguards Act Commencement (No 1) Order 2004.

(2)    In this Order, “the Act” means the Nuclear Safeguards Act 2000.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Date Made

Date made: 30 April 2004: (no specific commencement provision).

Commencement

2

Commencement2

Subject to article 3 below, the Act shall come into force on 1st May 2004.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Date Made

Date made: 30 April 2004: (no specific commencement provision).

3

3

The following provisions of the Act shall not come into force on 1st May 2004:

(a)    Section 5(1)(b); and

(b)    In Section 5(2), the words “or Article 9 (if it falls within subsection (1)(b))” and “procedural arrangements for wide-area environmental sampling approved under Article 9”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Date Made

Date made: 30 April 2004: (no specific commencement provision).

Signature

Nigel Griffiths,

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Small Business and Enterprise,

Department of Trade and Industry

30th April 2004

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

This Order brings into force the provisions of the Nuclear Safeguards Act 2000, except for Article 5(1)(b) and certain provisions of 5(2) both of which relate to matters which will come into force at a later date.